Just like the Champions League, the UEFA Europa League has reached its decisive stages. Thursday evening played host to the competition's four quarter-final first legs, with plenty of action and the odd surprise thrown in as well for the viewer.
Europe's secondary club tournament is a great stage for players not usually in the headlines to make a name, especially in the final rounds when things really get going. But who impressed more than most during the opening matches of the last-eight?
Here are the 11 men who stood out most in an exciting evening of continental football.